U.S. Charges Nine Iranians in Goverment-Sponsored Hacking

The hacking scheme allegedly pilfered sensitive information from hundreds of universities, private companies and government agenciess. The Iranian defendants were accused on Friday of working at the behest of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps to steal large quantities of academic data from hundreds of universities in the U.S. and abroad.

Can Alexa Testify Against You?

As virtual assistants like Amazon’s Alexa become part of our lives, they also open up new threats to privacy. A researcher argues that both the First and Fourth Amendments should protect customers from unwarranted attempts to use virtual content as evidence.